February is American Heart Month, and the Centers for Disease Control want to encourage everyone to pay extra attention to their heart and seek treatment as soon as possible if necessary in an effort to prevent heart attacks and other [...]
Did you know? An estimated 2.7 million Americans are living with Atrial Fibrillation, yet many choose not to seek treatment and instead suffer in silence. Although AFib is a commonly misunderstood condition, it is very treatable with the help of [...]
According to a new report, the efforts to improve cardiovascular health appear to be working. The number of deaths from cardiovascular disease increased worldwide, but the mortality rates associated with cardiovascular disease decreased. “Cardiovascular disease” is an umbrella term for a number [...]
Did you know that September is Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month? Many health organizations recognize this important event each year, including the Society of Cardiovascular Care, the National Stroke Association, and the Heart Rhythm Society, holding special events during the month to spread the word about atrial [...]
Thanks to the advanced practice of cardiac ablation therapy, countless individuals around the nation have been able to address their atrial fibrillation (AFib) with minimal risk and recovery time. Around the country, more and more doctors are becoming trained and [...]
For years, the heart benefits of dark chocolate have been widely spoken of in the health community. Well, that truth is going to be put to the test with 18,000 adults in Boston and Seattle. The study will be sponsored [...]
Dr. Mathew was a returning guest on Health IQ with Heidi Godman yesterday afternoon. He discussed atrial fibrillation, cardiac ablation and a revolutionary new catheter delivery system called PentaRay. Here's a link to listen to a podcast of the interview.